21st Annual Book Signing and Scholarship Awards Event

The Educational and Charitable Foundation (ECF) located in Northern Virginia, will host its 21st Annual Book Signing and Scholarship Awards Program at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas, Virginia, on Sunday, April 05, 2020. This year’s featured author is Mr. Blair Underwood, who will discuss his latest literary work, Olympic Pride, American Prejudice. Our annual fundraiser allows ECF to showcase the work we’ve done in the Northern Virginia community and recognize the achievements of our scholarship recipients.  Purchase your event tickets online at http://ec-foundation.org/events-news/

For background, ECF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax-exempt public charity, and it serves as the philanthropic affiliate to Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Lambda Kappa Omega Chapter in Northern Virginia.  The foundation’s mission is to provide educational and charitable services to individuals, groups, and organizations. Over the years, ECF has impacted the community by:

·       Awarding over $250,000 in a variety of grants and scholarships to deserving students and teachers;

·       Fighting childhood hunger through our snack and meal packaging events;

·       Providing gifts to children in local hospitals during the Holiday season; and
·       Supporting cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy through our trademarked Kozy Kerchief® and Kozy Kap® program.

To learn more about our organization or to sponsor/run an ad at this great event, please visit us online at http://ec-foundation.org/, where you’ll also find our social media links.  We look forward to seeing you on Sunday, April 5th

*Previous sponsors have included: Batelle, IBM, Verizon, State Farm, SoBran Inc., Target, Wild Fire, Founding Farmers, Costco and many more.

ECF is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) public charity.  Donations, sponsorship and in-kind gifts are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

 

Signature Events

Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards

The Loudoun Chamber celebrated it’s Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards on March 3, 2022. We honored top business and community leaders and celebrated the success of the Chamber’s 2021 Board of Directors Chair, Stacey Metcalfe, Morven Park, and welcome in our 2022 Board.

The 2022 Community Leadership Award winners in each category will have the opportunity to select one nonprofit organization to receive a $1,000 grant, thanks to the generosity of the Community Foundation of Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties.

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The 40th Annual Chamber Classic has been Loudoun County’s premier business golf tournament for nearly four decades. Held at The Club at Creighton Farms, the Chamber Classic offers our sponsors tremendous marketing exposure, and an incomparable day of golf on this Jack Nicklaus designed course. If your company’s target market includes senior level executives and business owners who have a passion for the game of golf, we invite you to consider an Annual Chamber Classic sponsorship.

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Small Business Awards

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2022 SBA Nominations
 

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Valor Awards

 

On April 25th, 2022, the Loudoun Chamber honored our community’s real life heroes, including several truly heroic citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions at the 37th Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards at Lansdowne Resort. Stay tuned for the 2023 event date!

Click to view the 2022 Event PhotosClick to view the 2022 Valor Awards Program Book

 

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